TEAL Library Highlights: Technology Training at the Library

Friday, July 19, 2013 from 10:00 am - 11:30 a.m.

Patrons taking a computer class at the libraryLibraries are on the front lines of digital inclusion and digital literacy efforts across the state. This webinar will feature a panel of Texas library staff from Gilbreath Memorial Library (Winnsboro, TX), Rita and Truett Smith Public Library (Wylie, TX) and the Library at Cedar Creek (Seven Points, TX). Panelists will share their experiences planning and offering computer classes as part of their participation in the Technology Expertise, Access and Learning for all Texans project (TEAL).

Is your library thinking about offering classes?- Join us to learn from the experiences of other libraries!

Panelists:

  • Pam Dumse, Assistant Librarian, Gilbreath Memorial Library
  • Sondra Price, Library Director, the Library at Cedar Creek
  • Elizabeth Tate-George, Electronic Services Librarian, Rita and Truett Smith Public Library

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What's a Webinar?

Short for Web-based seminar, a webinar is a presentation, lecture, workshop or seminar that is transmitted over the Web. A key feature of a Webinar is its interactive elements -- the ability to give, receive and discuss information. Contrast with Webcast, in which the data transmission is one way and does not allow interaction between the presenter and the audience. Source: Webopedia.

CE Credit:

Attendance at this live Webinar qualifies for 1.5 hours of Texas State Library Continuing Education credit. However, printed Certificates of Completion will not be issued. Instead, a follow-up email will be sent 2-3 business days after each event to individuals who logged in and attended the live Webinar. Attendees are advised to save and/or print the follow-up email as it will serve as proof of attendance for CE purposes.

CE credit is also available for group viewings of live Webinar events -- please follow the Group Webinar Viewing procedure listed in our Frequently Asked Questions.

Technical Requirements and other Frequently Asked Questions?

We are using the GoToWebinar web conferencing software for our Webinars. For more information on technical requirements and answers to other frequently asked questions, please visit our Webinar FAQ page.

This Webinar is generously funded by:

The Broadband Technology Opportunities Program

Questions? Please contact:

Naomi DiTullio
Distance Learning Consultant
Phone: 512-936-2586
Email: nditulli@tsl.texas.gov

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